Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago ( LSTC )


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The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, a seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), forms visionary leaders to bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ.

LSTC graduates are grounded in the Lutheran tradition and informed by ecumenical and interfaith relationships. They are able to respond to the diversity and changing dynamics of contemporary life. They knowledgeably interpret the Scriptures and the ecumenical traditions of the church; witness to the reconciling Word of God through their lives and their ministries of service, teaching, preaching, administering the sacraments and inviting people to the Christian faith. They care for God’s people and God’s creation, revitalizing the church as it seeks to transform the world.

LSTC press release, blog etc

01/25/2018 - 09:22 William E. Lesher, fourth president of LSTC, dies
01/10/2018 - 10:36 Let Justice Roll Down theme of Martin Luther King Jr. Day at LSTC
01/04/2018 - 11:14 LSTC adopts new strategic plan focused on forming leaders that form communities
12/19/2017 - 10:55 Rickey W. Copley-Spivey appointed Director of Development at LSTC
12/06/2017 - 11:54 Spiritual formation is how we live our lives
10/03/2017 - 11:04 LSTC receives ATS Innovation Grant to train collaborative teams to produce sharable learning tools
09/21/2017 - 06:41 LSTC launches searches to fill two faculty positions
09/19/2017 - 08:57 LSTC honors six distinguished alumni
09/14/2017 - 08:15 2017 Scherer Lecture: Mission The Call into Life of Transformational Community
09/12/2017 - 11:15 New PhD student receives WomenLead Scholarship
08/15/2017 - 11:04 Katie M. Deaver appointed new Associate Director of Admissions at LSTC
07/31/2017 - 07:21 Theologians gather at LSTC for ATT Global Lutheranism convocation
07/25/2017 - 06:43 The Rev. Erik Christensen called as Pastor to the Community and Director of Worship
05/24/2017 - 06:15 James Kenneth Echols awarded LSTC honorary doctorate
05/24/2017 - 04:32 Logan Square Ecumenical Alliance receives LSTC Community of the Cross Award
05/11/2017 - 04:50 LSTC student Hans Becklin receives A.R. Wentz Prize in American Lutheran History
05/10/2017 - 08:55 Nathaniel Ramsey new Director of Financial Aid at LSTC
04/19/2017 - 08:30 LSTC student Lydia Hernndez-Marcial receives Forum for Theological Exploration doctoral fellowship